mkdb - create a new GNATS database
- mkdb databasename
Looks up databasename
in the GNATS databases
file and creates a
database in the location specified there. mkdb
creates the directory
and populates it with a set of default files copied from the
Note the implications of this: an entry in databases
must be created
The command should be run as the GNATS user, by default gnats
Keeping Track: Managing Messages With GNATS
- Specifies the name of the database to be created.
(also installed as the GNU
Info file gnats.info
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